transparency http://wkms.org en Rep. Yonts Meets With TVA Officials, Will Continue Inquiry Into Board Transparency http://wkms.org/post/rep-yonts-meets-tva-officials-will-continue-inquiry-board-transparency <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>A Kentucky state legislator says he’s continuing his inquiry into Tennessee Valley Authority board meeting procedures a month after requesting documents from the company.</p><p>State Representative Brent Yonts&nbsp;(D-Greenville) attended a TVA board&nbsp;meeting in November where&nbsp;members voted to shutter some generating units at the Paradise Steam Plant in Muhlenberg County. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 20:50:01 +0000 Rob Canning 38796 at http://wkms.org Rep. Yonts Meets With TVA Officials, Will Continue Inquiry Into Board Transparency Edelen Outraged Over Excessive School Spending http://wkms.org/post/edelen-outraged-over-excessive-school-spending <p></p><p>Kentucky State Auditor Adam Edelen has found a lack of accountability and transparency in 14 school districts that have been the focus of special reviews.</p><p>Edelen told the Interim Joint Committee on Education yesterday that in one case a former superintendent was found to have received $224,000 in unauthorized payments in a district where 90% of students are so poor they qualify for free or reduced-price lunches. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:28:31 +0000 The Associated Press 35718 at http://wkms.org Edelen Outraged Over Excessive School Spending Report: Governor Haslam's Transparency Record is Mixed http://wkms.org/post/report-governor-haslams-transparency-record-mixed <p>Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam says it&#39;s &quot;not easy&quot; to strike a balance between efficiency and transparency in state government. Mon, 21 May 2012 13:54:54 +0000 Associated Press 18051 at http://wkms.org Report: Governor Haslam's Transparency Record is Mixed